Engaging learners in a blended learning environment
Explore effective teaching strategies for positive face-to-face and online modes of learning. Learn to create experiences that enhance the quality of the learning environment. Examine a blended learning framework that enhances learner engagement and achievement.
Engage, enhance, enliven: Practical tips and techniques for enhancing learner engagement
Participate in lively, practical exercises to learn skills that better engage learners. Explore ways to maintain presence in the learning environment and use interactive games, simulation activities and other dynamic techniques.
Engaging challenging learners
Learn to engage challenging learners or assist new staff to manage challenging behaviours. Explore who is responsible for managing learning behaviours, how the responsibility is shifted and how to actively engage all students in learning.
Using student evaluations to enhance teaching practice: Closing the loop
Learn to enhance teaching practice from student feedback. Discuss perceptions and examine and evaluate institutional processes and support systems. Take away strategies relevant to institutions, departments, teachers and students.
Taking that next step in your professional learning and development is easy with Ako Aotearoa. Everything we do is evidence-based. Everything you’ll learn is practical, high-quality, effective and sustainable.
We offer three main ways to learn and develop with us.
- In-house Learning & Development
We can come to you to deliver in-house professional development. Contact us to discuss your needs and budget.
- Public Workshops
Come to one of our half-day or full-day public workshops taking place throughout the year in different parts of the country.
- Online learning courses
Our online courses use a combination of synchronous and asynchronous, facilitated learning and incorporate time for practical application.
See the full range available: Professional Learning and Development Flyer (PDF, 400 KB)